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Grand Rapids breweries within walking distance of the convention center

Grand Rapids was first dubbed Beer City USA in 2012. Since then, its reputation, and the reason for it, has only grown. Experts and readers of USA Today voted Grand Rapids number one on a list of 10 cities with the best beer scenes in 2021. The good news for meeting planners and conference attendees…

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Using Local Products for Client Gifts

When the staff at Experience Grand Rapids gives gifts to Meeting Planners, at trade shows, or to groups who come to visit the city (like their Customer Advisory Board), they like to go local. "We try to use local products as much as we possibly can," says Heidi Schmitt, Director of State Accounts…

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